UPDATED: EB & WB LA 48 (River Rd) at Bunge North America, between Jonathan St & James Dr W,, in Destrehan, St. Charles Parish — Roadwork (Closure)

Published 3:28 pm Monday, June 13, 2022

Update:

DOTD has modified its work schedule to reflect the following:

  • Full closure from Saturday, June 25 – Sunday, June 26 for the replacement of metal panel damaged by Hurricane Ida on overhead conveyor crossing.
  • Full closure each work day Monday, June 20 – Friday, June 24 and Monday, June 27 – Friday, July 1 from 12 a.m. – 5 a.m. and from 7 p.m. – 12 a.m. for the replacement of the metal panel damaged by Hurricane Ida on overhead conveyor crossing.

Detours remain the same.

  • Route Name: LA 48 Eastbound,LA 48 Westbound
    Start Date: Saturday, June 25, 2022
    End Date: Sunday, June 26, 2022
    Closure Type: Roadwork
    Closure Reason: Closure
    Closure Category: Full Closure
    Start Cross Street: River Rd at Bunge North America, between Jonathan St & James Drive W
    Recurrence: Continuous closure in both directions from 12AM midnight Saturday, June 25th until 12AM midnight Sunday, June 26th for the replacement of metal panel damaged by Hurricane IDA on overhead conveyor crossing.
    Detour: Local Traffic Only between I-310 On Ramp and LA 50 (Almedia Road) during closure US 61 can be utilized for detour route


  • Route Name: LA 48 Eastbound,LA 48 Westbound
    Start Date: Monday, June 20, 2022 at 7:00 PM
    End Date: Friday, July 01, 2022 at 5:00 AM
    Closure Type: Roadwork
    Closure Reason: Closure
    Closure Category: Full Closure
    Start Cross Street: LA 48 (River Rd) at Bunge North America, between Jonathan St & James Dr W
    Recurrence: This closure is each work day Monday, June 20th – Friday, June 24th and each work day from Monday, June 27th – Friday, July 1st, from 12 AM – 5 AM morning and then again from 7 PM – 12 AM each night for the replacement of metal panel damaged by Hurricane IDA on overhead conveyor crossing
    Detour: Local Traffic Only between I-310 On Ramp and LA 50 (Almedia Road) during closure. US 61 (Airline Hwy) may be utilized as a detour
Safety Reminder
DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through the work zone and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) is committed to delivering transportation and public works systems that enhance the quality of life. In addition to more than 16,600 miles of roadway, including over 890 miles of interstate, DOTD supports the development of the state’s aviation, marine and rail infrastructures. Through this work, we are able to facilitate economic development, create job opportunities, improve vital evacuation routes, and make critical freight corridors safer and more efficient.

For more information, please visit www.dotd.la.gov, email dotdcs@la.gov, or call DOTD’s Customer Service Center at (225) 379-1232 or 1-877-4LADOTD (1-877-452-3683). Business hours are 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Please let us know how we may better serve you: Customer Service Survey.